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Drevant

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Cher

Drevant - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Cher
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Drevant The town is located in the department of Cher (18) and the region Center-Val de Loire. It is part of the Community of Communes Heart France.

On an area of ​​4.87 square kilometers, the municipality of Drevant is inhabited by nearly 570 inhabitants, called Drevantais.

Labeled small town character, nestled on the banks of the Cher and the Berry Canal, Drevant retains traces of its rich past.

Geographical information

MunicipalityDrevant
Postcode18200
Tourism labels
Latitude46.6934100 (N 46° 41’ 36”)
Longitude2.5248560 (E 2° 31’ 29”)
AltitudeFrom 153m to 250m
Surface area4.84 km²
Population573 inhabitants
Density118 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureBourges (36 mi, 48 min)
Insee code18086
IntercommunalityCC Coeur de France
DepartmentCher
TerritoryBerry
RegionCentre-Loire Valley

Nearest cities & towns

Colombiers1.1 mi (4 min)
La Groutte1.2 mi (4 min)
Saint-Amand-Montrond2.7 mi (6 min)
Saint-Georges-de-Poisieux2.9 mi (10 min)
Bouzais3.5 mi (11 min)
La Celette3.6 mi (9 min)
Orval4.4 mi (12 min)
Ainay-le-Vieil4.7 mi (8 min)
Lételon5 mi (9 min)
Coust5.3 mi (9 min)
Arcomps6.2 mi (22 min)
Faverdines6.6 mi (16 min)
Meillant6.7 mi (15 min)
La Perche6.8 mi (13 min)
Nozières7 mi (15 min)

Things to see and do

Gallo-Roman site: an impressive theater gallo-roman 85 meters in diameter, which could accommodate up to 5,000 people, a sanctuary, baths currently covered, a novel priory of the eleventh century and the Romanesque Saint-Julien church (XIIth century) with its unique clock to a needle. Heritage House hosts regular exhibitions.

Medieval site: Priory Drevant the eleventh century historical monument, notable Romanesque facade, Cluniac site; certified European Year for Cultural Heritage.

Yearly schedule appointments cultural blending history-Animation-Show art in the garden.

The village tour can be done throughout the year with free GuidiGo application with a circuit for adults or one that caters to families. During the tourist season of free guided tours are offered in the afternoons.

The landscapes of Berry canal can be discovered aboard a rented electric boat in the village or bike via the greenway linking Saint-Amand-Montrond in Montlucon.

Events and festivities

Every 2 years, big pageant show at the weekend Derventiales in July.

Discovery of Drevant City of Character
Discovery of Drevant City of Character
Discovery of Drevant City of Character

Photos

Gallo-Roman Theater
Gallo-Roman Theater
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Drevant: aerial view
Drevant: aerial view
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electric boats
electric boats
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Drevant: town
Drevant: town
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Heritage House
Heritage House
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Drevant: oratory town center
Drevant: oratory town center
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The prayer
The prayer
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Gallo-Roman ruins of Drevant
Gallo-Roman ruins of Drevant
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the Derventiales
the Derventiales
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Heritage House
Heritage House
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Church Saint-Julien
Church Saint-Julien
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Spas
Spas
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Weather

Sunday 5 july
Min. 16°C - Max. 27°C
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Monday 6 july
Min. 14°C - Max. 22°C
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Tuesday 7 july
Min. 10°C - Max. 25°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Lake Sidiailles Nature Adventure Centre
Sports sensations20 € Sidiailles (16.2 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Tour of Hérisson’s medieval town
Village visitEasy1h00Hérisson (15.5 mi)
Lamy Wood Circuit
HikeEasy3h00Moutier-Malcard (35 mi)
Country walk between ponds and vineyards of Quincy
HikeEasy2h00Quincy (35 mi)
Voueize Gorges
HikeEasy2h00Chambon-sur-Voueize (35 mi)
Over hill and dale
Car itineraryEasy1h35Évaux-les-Bains (36 mi)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Hotels

Your holidays
A hotel
A vacation rental
A bed & breakfast
A campsite
A leisure activity
A restaurant
A rental car
A plane ticket
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